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sheath·ing

(shē'dhing),
Matter or tissue that covers in the manner of a sheath, overlying tube, or scabbard.
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AdvanTech flooring and sheathing are known for moisture resistance and unsurpassed quality, as well as industry-leading strength and stiffness based on ESR-1785 (Evaluation Service Report) standards that exceed PS2 performance standards used by competitors.
DensGlass Gold exterior sheathing has been tested in accordance with ASTM E 330, which evaluates the structural performance of exterior building materials under uniform static air pressure differences, using a test chamber.
Huber Engineered Woods received NAHB Research Center Green Approved marks for its AdvanTech([R]) flooring and ZIP System([R]) roof and wall sheathing at the NAHB Green Building Conference in Dallas on May 10.
We developed e2XP Sheathing in direct response to the architects, specifiers, dealers and contractors who've asked for a competitive alternative to existing exterior panel solutions," said Jay Watt, director, sales and marketing.
During this period of extraordinary demand we will strive to supply our long-term customers with the sheathing plywood they need.
In addition, the sheathing delivers superior fastener holding power and better bonding.
The continuous polyurethane foam adds R-6 insulation in 1-1/8" sheathing, R-12 in 2-1/8" sheathing, and eliminates thermal bridging through wood or metal studs.
LP FlameBlock Sheathing delivers all the advantages of plywood without cupping, warping, splitting or delamination.
The energy performance of C-SIS sheathing yields low energy bills and meets 2012 energy codes," said a spokesperson for CPBS.
Foschi [11] reported on experimental and numerical investigations that he conducted to provide sufficient evidence for waferboard to be considered an equivalent to plywood as a structural sheathing material for racking resistance.
Huber Engineered Woods demonstrates this critical attribute of ZIP System wall sheathing through building trade print and online advertisements starting on July 1.
R-Sheathing is the first insulated structural panel to achieve code approval under the International Code Council Evaluation Service's (ICC-ES) updated acceptance criteria for proprietary sheathing panels.